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Architectural Technology

Fife College

Venues

Glenrothes (Stenton) Campus

Content

This is a varied course that provides a valuable insight into the diverse technical aspects which are fundamental to the architectural profession. You will achieve all the units necessary for HNC: Architectural Technology SCQF Level 7.

This is a mainly theory-based course which includes the important knowledge and skills for successful employment. These are studied in the context of both practical and theoretical classes, including the following:

Computer aided design (REVIT/AutoCAD); Building information modelling (BIM) processes; Construction technology; Construction materials; Building science; Design and sketching; Architectural procedures; Building services; Sustainability in construction; Maths; Fire safety; Health and safety; Construction contracts.

Entry Requirements

1 Higher plus 3 subjects at National 5 including Maths; or Foundation Apprenticeship Civil Engineering; or NC Built Environment, (with additional Maths for Construction Technician unit); or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview.

Progression Routes

HND Architectural Technology

Start Date

September

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Part time (day release)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Built Environment

SCQF Level

7

Website

www.fife.ac.uk

Career Area

Construction

Career Sectors

Architecture

Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

Landscape Architecture

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